Net Neutrality: Bottom-up Perspectives

Half-day Consultation 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm, 22 April 2015, Mascot Hotel, Trivandrum

SFLC.IN in association with ICFOSS, ISOC Trivandrum, IEEE Kerala Section, and Swatantra Malayalam Computing, is organizing a half- day consultation bringing together a cross-section of stakeholders, to highlight the issues around Net Neutrality and to stimulate debate and action. In particular, the consultation will address the concerns of the grassroots-level Internet user who depends on the Internet for his personal life, work, as well as recreation today

Rightscon Southeast Asia conference

Mr. Prasanth Sugathan, Counsel, will be speaking at RighstCon Southeast Asia conference from March 24-25, 2015 at Manila, Philippines.

RightsCon is the premier summit series bringing together civil society, engineers, activists, lawyers, companies, and governments on the subject of the internet and human rights. The objective of this conference to bring together thought leaders, highlight emerging voices, engage the technology sector, host strategy and implementation sessions, and provide opportunities to showcase new initiatives.

CONNECTing the Dots: Options for Future Action

Ms. Mishi Choudhary will be speaking at an international multistakeholder conference on Internet-related issues organized by UNESCO in France, Paris from March 3-4, 2015.

This event is expected to have participants from governments, civil society, academia, private sector, the technical community, inter-governmental and international organizations as well as noted thought leaders, innovators and pioneers in the Internet Governance space.

Cryptoparty in Delhi in association with Hoot will be organizing a Cryptoparty for journalists and bloggers in Delhi. It will be a hands-on workshop that will talk about mass surveillance, data mining and also emphasize on secure communication.

Growing surveillance and monitoring of communication adversely affect journalists and bloggers, who work on investigative stories and who deal with sources and whistleblowers. Therefore secure communication becomes critically important.

Report on IT Rules

Report On IT (Intermediaries Guidelines) Rules, 2011 would be releasing a report titled, "Information Technology (Intermediaries Guidelines) Rules, 2011 - An Analysis" on Thursday, July 24, 2014. The report will be released jointly by Members of Parliament Sh. Jay Panda, Sh. Jagadambika Pal,Sh. Jayant Choudhary,Sh. P. Rajeeve, Sh. Rajeev Chandrasekhar and Sh. Arvind Gupta.

Cryptoparty is organising a cyptoparty on January 12, 2013 at our office. The aim of the event is to introduce tools that help in protecting privacy in the online world.


  • Introduction
  • Browsing Security

    • TOR

    • Browser security
    • Password Management
  • Email and IM Security

    • Web based email

    • Email clients (thunderbird)
    • Mail encryption

Time : 4pm-6pm,January 12, 2013